Chats Ep. 9: Karti Dharti, Gender & India's Farmers Movement
On the pragmatic reality for women's and Dalit laborers' presence in farmers' movement protests.
Karti Dharti is a women-led publication that highlights diverse voices from the farmers’ movement. Understanding how gender, the COVID crisis, and the farmers' movement in India intersect is of critical importance.
Drama Editor Esthappen S. chatted with Founder-Editor Sangeet Toor in a live show in April 2021 about Karti Dharti, the history and present of the farmers' movement in India, and the magazine's focus on gender as it intersects with movements politics.
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SANGEET TOOR is Founder/Editor of Karti Dharti, a women-led publication showcasing diverse voices from the farmers' movement in India. She is a writer and reporter who has written for The Wire and Caravan, focusing on the history of land rights and peasant struggles in Punjab.